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Membership to the Society is open to those who have educational, research, or practical experience or are pursuing a course of study in biophysics or in an allied scientific field.


Required Documents Before You Apply

Regular Members:
Please include a copy of your CV and a list of three principal publications.

Early Career Member:
Please include a copy of your CV.

Student Member:
Please include a copy of your current Student ID and the signature of your PI. If you do not have a PI, the signature of the Dean, Department Head, or your Advisor is acceptable. All Student membership applications will be placed on hold until required documentation has been verified.

​Please Note: If you are joining to register for the Annual Meeting or to submit an abstract, you must be a member in the year of the meeting. If you are joining to take advantage of reduced publication charges for the Biophysical Journal, or the Biophysicist, or Biophysical Reports, you must be a member at the time of article submission. 

Ways to Apply

  1. Login and fill out the online Membership Application Form by clicking the button above corresponding to the desired year(s) of membership.
  2. Download and print the Membership Application Form.
  3. Include the required documents
  4. Send us all the documents via one of the following options:
    @ Email: [email protected]
    Mail: 5515 Security Lane, Suite 1110, Rockville, MD 20852
  5. Finish payment. Acceptable methods of payment include credit card, bank check, wire transfer.

Membership runs on a calendar year and expires each year on December 31 regardless of when applications are received. Membership fees are non-refundable.